Updates

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Grantee Highlight: DOROT

Alone but Not Forgotten: Alleviating Social Isolation for NYC Elders. The Sephardic Home for the Aged began a new chapter in 2015 when it transformed into a private grantmaking foundation…

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Grantee Highlight: Adopt-A-Safta

Learning From Our Elders: An Intergenerational Care Program Goes International. The Sephardic Foundation on Aging (SFOA) has been providing key support to the Adopt-A-Safta program for three years, granting a…

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2020 Annual Report: Reflecting on the Past, Looking to the Future—and Responding to the Moment

This year was unlike any other. The effects of the Coronavirus pandemic on people’s lives and livelihoods were as widespread as they were devastating. No one community felt the effects…

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Responding to COVID-19 with Emergency Grants

In the face of the global COVID-19 pandemic, our mission of supporting and empowering older Jewish people is more relevant than ever. Older communities are most vulnerable to the physical…

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Changing our Name from the Sephardic Home for the Aged Foundation to the Sephardic Foundation on Aging

Many of you might be familiar with our work because you’re familiar with the Sephardic Home for the Aged—the nursing home at our roots. When we shifted our resources in…

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